Dr. Chris Karrasch, MD | Orthopedic Surgeon

Nephi, Utah: Central Valley Medical Center is proud to announce that Dr. Chris Karrasch has joined our medical team as the newest Orthopedic Surgeon.

Dr. Chris Karrasch is excited to join the orthopedic team at Central Valley Medical Center in August 2017. After completing his two- year LDS mission in Hartford, Connecticut, Dr. Karrasch attended the University of Nevada, Reno receiving his bachelor and medical degrees. He recently completed his five-year orthopedic surgery training at Penn State, where he served as Chief Resident and was nominated as an American Orthopedic Association Emerging Leader.

Dr. Karrasch is currently sub-specializing in arthroscopic surgery and sports medicine at the Cincinnati Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Center under the direction of one of the fathers of sports medicine, Dr. Frank Noyes. This prestigious fellowship is providing him with excellent training in treating complex knee and shoulder problems as well as caring for the aging athlete.

Dr. Karrasch makes it a priority to get to know his patients on a personal level. He values educating patients on various treatment options in order to provide personalized orthopedic care.

“The greatest reward for me is helping patients get back to a life they can enjoy with the people they love. Whether it’s getting your golf swing back or being able to walk your daughter down the aisle - I am here to help make it happen,” said Dr. Karrasch, Orthopedic Surgeon at Central Valley Medical Center.

Central Valley Medical Center is a strong, vital organization in the Central Utah area, offering a broad spectrum of care and many specialty services not often found in a rural hospital. Dr. Karrasch's office is located at 48 West 1500 North, Nephi, Utah 84648 in the Nephi Medical Clinic at CVMC. Appointments can be scheduled with his amazing and friendly staff at (435) 623-3248. Pain shouldn’t stop you from enjoying life’s best moments, call and help keep your life in a full range of motion.